February 2000

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    Intel bugged by memory problems

    Matthew Thomas

    Intel's latest chipsets have been plagued with another bug related to memory chips. This will affect some server...

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    MS v Novell over Active Directory

    Matthew Thomas

    Microsoft and Novell are at war over the nature of Active Directory security, a central feature of Windows...

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    New data storage system agreed

    Major computer companies have agreed to develop new technologies for connecting data storage systems in future high-performance computers, writes Matthew...

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    Net-based apps to be built in VB

    Lindsay Clark

    Microsoft has said IT departments will be able to draw on existing skills in Visual Basic to build the next generation of...

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    IT skills crisis could affect e-government

    Mike Simons

    Government IT departments are suffering a skills crisis that could threaten the cabinet's ambitious plans, announced last...

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    Analyst: be prepared for war with hackers

    A US security expert has warned businesses that the worst is yet to come from hackers in the wake of attacks that last week jammed some of the Internet's...

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    BTheadhunts in the chatrooms

    John Kavanagh.

    British Telecom is going into e-headhunting to track down potential recruits on the Internet with special software which seeks out...

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    Speech interface shows the true potential of handheld computers

    Cliff Saran

    Lernout & Hauspie (L&H) is demonstrating a prototype handheld computer which does not require a stylus, a screen or...

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    Post Office IT supremo quits

    Guy Campos

    The top IT manager in an organisation that employs 2,500 IT professionals has quit to run a team of 180.

    Duncan Hine, director of...

  • February 23, 2000 23 Feb'00

    DTI announces fresh temp-to-perm proposals

    Tina Milton The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has taken a fresh stance on its plans for the Regulation of the Private Recruitment Industry...